COMMITTEE:    Criminal Justice 

TIME & DATE:  1:30 PM or upon adjournment
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 

PLACE:        E1.016 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator John Whitmire 



To consider the following:


HB 166        McClendon | et al.      SP: Ellis
Relating to the creation of a commission to investigate convictions after exoneration and to prevent wrongful convictions.

HB 485        Davis, Sarah | et al.   SP: Whitmire
Relating to the amount of the fees paid by certain peace officers, correctional officers, members of the state military forces, and veterans of the armed forces for a license to carry a concealed handgun and to the issuance of such a license to certain peace officers and members of the state military forces; authorizing a fee.

HB 698        Springer | et al.       SP: Estes
Relating to certain procedures for submitting legible and classifiable fingerprints with an application for a license to carry a concealed handgun.

HB 972        Fletcher | et al.       SP: Birdwell
Relating to the carrying of concealed handguns on the premises of and certain other locations associated with institutions of higher education.

HB 1020       Reynolds                SP: Huffman
Relating to the certification of alcohol awareness programs required for minors convicted of or receiving deferred disposition for certain alcohol offenses.

HB 1318       Turner, Sylvester | et al.   SP: Whitmire
Relating to the appointment of counsel to represent certain youths and indigent defendants.

HB 1349       Larson | et al.         SP: Campbell
Relating to information that may be requested by the Department of Public Safety from a person applying for or renewing a concealed handgun license.

HB 2268       Frullo | et al.         SP: Carona
Relating to search warrants issued in this state and other states for certain customer data, communications, and other related information held in electronic storage in this state and other states by providers of electronic communications services and remote computing services.

HB 2679       Guillen                 SP: Rodríguez
Relating to permitting an alternative plea for a defendant detained in jail pending trial for a Class C misdemeanor.

HB 2733       White                   SP: Whitmire
Relating to the administration and operation of the Texas Juvenile Justice Department.

HB 3241       Thompson, Senfronia | et al. SP: Whitmire
Relating to the civil prosecution of racketeering related to trafficking of persons; providing penalties.

HB 3412       Flynn                   SP: Estes
Relating to the qualifications for certain positions with the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas.

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